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illiterate

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of illiterate

  1. 1 violating approved patterns of speaking and writing most of the messages left on the Web site's bulletin board are illiterate Synonyms of illiterate ungrammatical Words Related to illiterate unidiomatic; nonstandard, substandard Near Antonyms of illiterate idiomatic Antonyms of illiterate grammatical

  2. 2 lacking in education or the knowledge gained from books offered menus with pictures, presumably for the many illiterate people who must eat there Synonyms of illiterate analphabetic, benighted, dark, ignorant, nonliterate, rude, simple, uneducated, uninstructed, unlearned, unlettered, unread, unschooled, untaught, untutoredWords Related to illiterate functionally illiterate, innumerate, semiliterate, unknowledgeable; artless, lowbrow, philistine, uncultivated, uncultured; callow, green, inexperienced, innocent, naive (or naïve); unsophisticated; raw, unskilled, untrained; brainless, dumb, idiotic (also idiotical), imbecile (or imbecilic), moronic, stupid, witless; foolish, senseless, sillyNear Antonyms of illiterate brilliant, intelligent, smart; experienced, expert, trained; erudite, learned, polyhistoric, polymath (or polymathic), scholarly; cultivated, cultured, highbrow, intellectual; sophisticated; acquainted, aware, familiarAntonyms of illiterate educated, knowledgeable, lettered, literate, schooled, well-informed, well-read



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